Coach Adam Bridges and the Turpin Academic Quiz Team came home with the championship in their division at the Copley Academic Challenge in Northeast Ohio on Saturday, earning a spot in the Ohio Academic Competition state regional tourney April 12 against teams from St. Xavier, Princeton, Sycamore, Lakota West and others.
Turpin's Academic Quiz Team celebrated their Senior players at the team's last home match on Wednesday 2-19-14. The Seniors were given treats bag with candy, 2014 wrist band, marroon & gold beads. The Senior signs were removed from the basketball court and brought to the match by the underclassmen who also decorated the match area. The Seniors ran through a banner, while the theme to "Space Jam" played in the background.
Turpin Academic Quiz Team will close their home portion of the 2013-14 season with a home match Wednesday against Walnut Hills. The Spartans will then travel to Copley, Ohio for a tournament.
Erin Hedrick, senior and team captain designed the new team logo. She along with the other senior team members wanted to update their logo. Jay (a Turpin Grad) from Sports Connection was able to add Turpin colors to the black & white sketch.